STEM Cup Posts

Top 5 Tips for Teachers Using Day of STEM in the Classroom

Top 5 Tips for Teachers Using Day of STEM in the Classroom

The Hills Grammar School is an independent K-12 school in Kenthurst, North-West Sydney. Pahia Cooper recently sat down to chat with teacher, Kim, to learn more about how she uses the Day of STEM programs in her classroom. Here are her 5 top tips for teachers.

Rabbitohs Launch Exciting STEM Cup Maths Challenge for Students

South Sydney Rabbitohs Rugby League Football Club, in collaboration with the Australian Association of Mathematics Teachers (AAMT) and LifeJourney have launched a dynamic online maths competition called the South Sydney STEM Cup (click here).

Collingwood and LifeJourney Announce 2nd Annual STEM Cup Challenge

Collingwood and LifeJourney Announce 2nd Annual STEM Cup Challenge

Term 3 marks the beginning of the 2nd annual Collingwood STEM Cup Challenge (click here) – a dynamic competition where students and fans leverage their maths and stats skills to calculate player salaries for Collingwood’s 2018 season. The competition is based on the career of Dominic Milesi, the ‘Capologist’ for the Collingwood Football Club, who manages national recruiting and player contract negotiations for the team. Dominic’s key responsibilities include determining salary figures for Collingwood players using his STEM education and skills.

John Curtin College of the Arts Leads WA Schools in Day of STEM

John Curtin College of the Arts Leads WA Schools in Day of STEM

The Day of STEM is gaining significant traction in Western Australia through the efforts of the John Curtin School of the Arts (click here) in Fremantle. In particular, the school has found success in running the STEM Cup program with mathematics students. The Collingwood STEM Cup (click here) program was run with the Year 9 mathematics students in Term 4 2016 with 8 teachers and 165 students participating across the school.

2016 STEM Cup Prize Day Recap & 2017 Competition Details

2016 STEM Cup Prize Day Recap & 2017 Competition Details

This story originally appeared at (http://www.collingwoodfc.com.au/news/2016-11-23/stem-cup-winners-in-draft-day-experience)

The winners of the inaugural 2016 Collingwood STEM Cup participated in a unique experience at the Holden Centre to get a behind the scenes look at how statistics and data analysis inform recruitment and performance strategy.